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Brain DevelopmentNormal Processes and the Effects of Alcohol and Nicotine$
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Michael W. Miller

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780195183139

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195183139.001.0001

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Cell Death

Cell Death

(p.73) 5 Cell Death
Brain Development

Stevens K. Rehen

Jerold J.M. Chun

Oxford University Press

The importance of cell death in the formation of the central nervous system has become well established over the past several decades. Understanding cell death in the developing brain is one of the most exciting areas of research in neuroscience. This chapter focuses on the mammalian fetal cerebral cortex as a paradigm of study.

Keywords:   developing brain, fetal cerebral cortex, apoptosis

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